User talk:Dick Shane

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Hello Dick Shane! Welcome to Wikipedia! Thank you for your contributions to this free encyclopedia. If you decide that you need help, check out Getting Help below, ask me on my talk page, or place {{helpme}} on your talk page and ask your question there. Please remember to sign your name on talk pages by clicking Button sig.png or using four tildes (~~~~); this will automatically produce your name and the date. Finally, please do your best to always fill in the edit summary field. Below are some useful links to facilitate your involvement. Happy editing! Tyrenius 14:18, 3 June 2007 (UTC)
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Adolf Hitler[edit]

Sorry, one fringe book putting forward a contested theory does not make it not Ludwig Wittgenstein. We would require a reliable source for that. --Rodhullandemu 16:03, 18 June 2008 (UTC)

Thanks for your email. I have looked into this now, and am of opinion that the evidence that the boy indicated is LW is strong but not conclusive. Therefore, despite the labelling, we should not express certainty and I've therefore (mostly) restored your caption. Sorry for my error but I'm usually in a hurry around here. --Rodhullandemu 12:54, 1 July 2008 (UTC)

iconic virus?[edit]

In an edit made on the Tasmanian Devil page, you stated that it was to Remove 'iconic' virus. What was that in reference to? Banaticus (talk) 08:26, 12 March 2011 (UTC)

Apropos of nothing[edit]

Don't ask me to explain how but I happened across this edit of yours. I love how not only was it cited, but the author of the source actually thought there was enough confusion about the construction of a ham sandwich to write instructions in the first place. EyeSerenetalk 20:07, 8 February 2012 (UTC)

Khaled al-Asaad[edit]

He was 83 not 81 per this obituary. Quis separabit? 23:08, 2 September 2015 (UTC)

ArbCom elections are now open![edit]

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